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February 5, 2014
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1:00 am 
Everyday Edisons  "A Hot and Steamy Clean"  Sponges, dishcloths and soapy rags dipped into a bucket or sink over and over may not be the most hygienic way to clean your kitchen. That's why prolific inventor, Eric Huber, decided to do something about it. His idea was a device that contains water from the tap that after putting in the microwave can hold the temperature to the point of steaming while you wipe off surfaces. D
1:30 am 
Everyday Edisons  "I Can Finally Grasp It!"  We've all heard that "a friend in need, is a friend indeed," but for inventor, Mark Stark, it was no question that his friend needed a helping hand. Born without his left hand, Mark's friend, Dave Vogt never knew what his friend was working on in his shop and garage for months and months until one day, he presented Dave with an artificial hand that would change his life. A heart-warming story of compassion and friendship, this episode brings to light a need, an idea, a prototype and, of course, a challenge to our Everyday Edisons team. D
2:00 am 
Survival: Lives in the Balance  "The Struggle to Breathe (Philippines)"  This group of shows tell of health issues in different parts of the world. In the Philippines, 19-month-old Nazario can barely breathe. He has pneumonia, the world's No.1 child killer. Nazario has been coughing for weeks. Part 1 of 4G
3:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "ECHO - Helping Underdeveloped Countries Grow Their Own Food"  Ft. Myers, FL. - ECHO (Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization) uses the power of agriculture on a global scale to reduce hunger and improve lives in underdeveloped countries. D
3:30 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Creating An Eco-Friendly Landscape from the Ground Up"  Orlando, FL. - Most homeowners understand the value of gardening in an eco-friendly manner, but many of us need guidance on how to do it properly. Something as simple as choosing the right plant for the right space can greatly reduce the impact we have on the earth. D
4:00 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Restless Planet"  Revisits the beginnings of our solar system and the evolving Earth.G
4:30 am 
Democracy In America  "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law"  This program explores the idea that legislatures, although contentious bodies, are institutions composed of men and women who make representative democracy work by reflecting and reconciling the wide diversity of views held by Americans. D
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare II"  It's morning and Robert gets up, orders breakfast, and sets out to explore Paris. He ends up at a restaurant where he's distracted by a scene between a fussy customer and a hapless waiter.G
6:00 am 
6:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "Blanket Blues/Dino Clifford"  Cleo spies Clifford's favorite blanket--one he has had since he was a puppy--and proclaims it the perfect cape for Super T-bone. Clifford reluctantly allows his friends to use the blanket, if they promise to be very careful. The game turns rambunctious, the blanket gets dirty and Clifford gets upset. D
7:00 am 
Arthur  "Arthur Unravels/All The Rage"  Arthur Unravels - Knit, one, pearl two, knit one, pearl two. Grandma Thora teaches Arthur to knit and he's really into this new hobby. But. D
7:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha in the Hold/Get Along, Little Doggies"  Martha in the Hold - Martha's family is going out West on vacation and Martha doesn't want to be left behind. But that cargo hold where dogs have to travel sounds scary. Can Martha find her ticket to ride? Vocabulary: (E) cargo, passenger(s), turbulence, arriv(e)(s)(ing)(val) , depart(s)(ed) (I) travel(ing), suitcase(s), flight, trip, Take(s) (ing) off. D
8:00 am 
Curious George  "Amazing Maze Race/The Color of Monkey"  When a cow eats his map, George has to find creative ways to get through a maze at Renkins Farm.G
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Digging The Deep/Puddle Puzzle"  Digging The Deep - Nick and Sally are exploring how deep they can dig in the sandbox. The Cat arrives to whisk them away to the deepest place he knows - the bottom of the Swirly Whirly Ocean! They meet up with Aurilia the Angler fish who guides them to the very bottom of the ocean floor. Now that they've gone as deep as deep can be, it's off to find the next adventure! Puddle Puzzle - Nick and Sally are excited to jump in the giant puddle in their backyard - but it's gone! Where did it go? With the help of Cat's Seussian camera, they see that the puddle has turned into water vapour. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Slop Problem/The Birthday Present Problem"  The Slop Problem - The Farm. Peg and Cat enlist the Teens to help them figure out how to clean filthy farm animals of various sizes. Primary Content: More, less; Secondary Content: Counting by fives up to 25. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs/Rainy Day Fight"  Buddy, an adopted T. rex, wishes he knew more about his T. rex ancestors. So, Dad takes him and Tiny on the Dinosaur Train back to the early Cretaceous, to visit an ancestor: an earlier version of Tyrannosaurus rex called Raptorex. Rodney Raptorex is a kid who won't grow up to be as big as Buddy will, but the two boys find that they not only have a lot of differences, they have a lot in common, too. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Jack's Big Jump"  Everyone's excited for Jack-Be-Nimble's big jump, when suddenly Jack finds himself able to jump no more. Educational Objective: Emotional Development, Mathematics. D
11:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "A Snowy Day/Tutu All The Time"  A Snowy Day: It's snowing in the Neighborhood! Miss Elaina is coming over to Daniel's house to play in the snow. When it's time to go outside, Mom Tiger helps Daniel change out of his pajamas into clothes that will keep him warm and he learns how important it is to choose the proper clothes. Tutu All the Time: Katerina is wearing her favorite sparkly tutu at school today! She likes to wear it all the time, even when she's painting and playing "grizzly bear" with her friends. D
11:30 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "A Rainbow Every Day!"  After a rainstorm, the sun comes out and Sid spots a big rainbow in the sky. He races inside to tell his parents, but by the time he brings them outside to see it, the rainbow is gone. Sid and his friends investigate rainbows at school where they discover that rainbows can only form when light passes through water droplets. D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "Rumpelstiltskin"  Princess Pea's father is busy, busy, busy with no time to help her tie up her skates. What's a Princess to do? The Super Readers use their literacy powers to visit another Princess whose funny little helper, Rumpelstiltskin, is far too busy to help her spin straw into gold. The Super Readers may be able to guess Rumpelstiltskin's name but they won't be able to guess what will happen in this story! Educational Objectives: To learn about the importance of doing things yourself, build the alphabet, and identify the letters S-P-I-N. D
12:30 pm 
Caillou  "Caillou Shows Responsibility"  Borrowed Book: Miss Martin agrees to loan Caillou a preschool book, as long as he promises to take good care of it. Caillou agrees, but when he returns home he soon realizes the book is gone. Oh no! He lost it! Feeling badly, Caillou goes to great lengths to recreate the book - only to find out he left it in the preschool's playground. D
1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Being Useful"  Kevin the Steamie - Kevin decides that he wants to be able to shunt like a Steamie so he can join in a game of Bish, Bash, Bosh with Thomas and Percy. The game is about shunting oil drums. While Kevin is practicing his shunting, he causes chaos in the Steam Works. D
1:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "A Snowy Day/Tutu All The Time"  A Snowy Day: It's snowing in the Neighborhood! Miss Elaina is coming over to Daniel's house to play in the snow. When it's time to go outside, Mom Tiger helps Daniel change out of his pajamas into clothes that will keep him warm and he learns how important it is to choose the proper clothes. Tutu All the Time: Katerina is wearing her favorite sparkly tutu at school today! She likes to wear it all the time, even when she's painting and playing "grizzly bear" with her friends. D
2:00 pm 
Curious George  "Amazing Maze Race/The Color of Monkey"  When a cow eats his map, George has to find creative ways to get through a maze at Renkins Farm.G
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "Martha in the Hold/Get Along, Little Doggies"  Martha in the Hold - Martha's family is going out West on vacation and Martha doesn't want to be left behind. But that cargo hold where dogs have to travel sounds scary. Can Martha find her ticket to ride? Vocabulary: (E) cargo, passenger(s), turbulence, arriv(e)(s)(ing)(val) , depart(s)(ed) (I) travel(ing), suitcase(s), flight, trip, Take(s) (ing) off. D
3:00 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Slop Problem/The Birthday Present Problem"  The Slop Problem - The Farm. Peg and Cat enlist the Teens to help them figure out how to clean filthy farm animals of various sizes. Primary Content: More, less; Secondary Content: Counting by fives up to 25. D
3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Two Brains Forgets/Banned on the Run"  Two Brains Forgets - It looks like all is lost when Dr 2-Brains discovers WordGirl's secret identity! But some quick thinking, some help from the Botsford family, and a little luck save the day when 2-Brains' amnesia ray ends up working on the Doc himself. Banned on the Run - Mr. Big finally cheats his way to becoming the town Mayor - and his first order of business is to ban Word Girl! WG and Huggy must restore order to the town and undo all of the silly laws Mr Big keeps passing. D
4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Snow Runners"  On their way to return some Hispid hares to Asia, the Wild Kratts accidentally lose them in a wintery North American forest. Martin and Chris must use the amazing winter adaptations and strategies of the Snowshoe hare and lynx to locate the hares before it's too late. D
4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Blowin' in the Wind"  Hacker pursues a career as a singing idol and goes on tour, leaving behind a book that contains the secret to curing Motherboard's virus, buried in the windiest place on the Northern Frontier. Slider and the CyberSquad are determined to find it.but to do so they must discover how to measure wind speeds in different places so they can compare them. D
5:00 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Mr. Ruffman Goes to Washington"  Ruff sends Sam to a high-level meeting with Senator Ted Kennedy. Meanwhile Noel, Sammy and DJ are challenged to design a float for Ruff's political campaign!. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, snowstorms put some hiring on hold in January. So what's the real cost of the winter cold to the economy? And, CVS will stop selling cigarettes, losing about $2 billion in sales annually. Will the company's short-term pain turn into long-term gain?. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Nature  "An Original DUCKumentary"  This program follows a wood duck family as a male and female create a bond, migrate together across thousands of miles, nurture and protect a brood of chicks, then come full circle as they head to their wintering grounds.G
8:00 pm 
NOVA  "Roman Catacomb Mystery"  Beneath the streets of modern Rome lies a labyrinth of tunnels lined with ancient tombs. Researchers find a mysterious mass grave that is nearly 2,000 years old. The forensic investigation opens new insights into the daily life and health of Roman citizens during the empire.G
9:00 pm 
Super Skyscrapers  "One World Trade Center"  The new tower, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, is engineered to be the safest and strongest skyscraper now in existence. This episode follows the final year of exterior construction, reaching the height of 1,776 feet. For head of construction Steve Plate, as well as scientists, engineers, ironworkers and curtain wall installers, this is a job suffused with the history of the site. Part 1 of 4G
10:00 pm 
Wild Caribbean  "Hurricane Hell"  When hurricanes tear across the Caribbean, forests are ripped apart, coral reefs turn to rubble and beaches wash away. This episode presents the survival stories of the islands' wildlife residents. Part 3 of 4G
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
1:00 am 
Hawking   This is the intimate and revealing story of Stephen Hawking's life. Told for the first time in Hawking's own words and with access to his home and public life, this is a personal journey through Hawking's world. The audience joins him at home, under the care of his nursing team; in Silicon Valley as he meets a team of technicians who hope to speed up his communication system; and as he throws a party for family and friends.G
2:00 am 
Frontline  "League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis, Part 2"  The investigative team continues its efforts to determine how much the NFL leadership has been aware of the lasting and often deadly effects of concussion injuries. Part 2 of 2G
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Winter Carnival"  The McCall area appears to be a winter paradise. But the short days and the long, frigid nights take their toll on even the most enthusiastic recreationalist. So what does an entire community do to fight cabin fever? They throw the biggest winter party in the state. This Outdoor Idaho production showcases some of the interesting and offbeat events of this 10-day party and finds side trips unique to the area and the season.G
3:30 am 
Dialogue  "FRONTLINE's Michael Kirk"  The former Idahoan has been a part of the investigative documentary series since its beginnings, starting as its first senior producer. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Kirk about his most recent show "League of Denial," which examines whether the NFL covered up the numbers and severity of concussion-related injuries among professional football players. They also talk about his other works for the series.G
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Practice Makes Proud"  Elmo is ready to play basketball. He has his special basketball shirt to wear, his special basketball to play with, and a healthy snack to give him energy. Abby appears and says that she can be Elmo's fairy godmother and help him with all sorts of stuff. D
5:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Visits School/Daniel Visits The Doctor"  Daniel Visits School - Daniel is visiting school for the first time and he's a little nervous until he learns that asking questions so that he knows what to expect is the best way to handle the anxiety that comes with new experiences. Daniel Visits the Doctor - Daniel is going to Dr. Anna for his checkup - but he is very anxious! Mom Tiger teaches him that talking about the situation will help him feel calmer, so Daniel makes a book with all the information he knows about the doctor. D
5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha in the Hold/Get Along, Little Doggies"  Martha in the Hold - Martha's family is going out West on vacation and Martha doesn't want to be left behind. But that cargo hold where dogs have to travel sounds scary. Can Martha find her ticket to ride? Vocabulary: (E) cargo, passenger(s), turbulence, arriv(e)(s)(ing)(val) , depart(s)(ed) (I) travel(ing), suitcase(s), flight, trip, Take(s) (ing) off. D
6:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Sarah Jarosz/The Milk Carton Kids"  Showcasing new acoustic music, multi-instrumentalist Jarosz highlights her album Build Me Up From Bones. Then the Milk Carton Kids play folk songs from their album The Ash & Clay.G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "South England; Dover to Lands' End"  Rick ponders Roman, Norman and Nazi invasions at Land's End. Then, he explores Admiral Nelson's flagship.G
7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Florence"  Rudy visits the great museums and landmarks, then beats the crowds in peaceful Oltr'arno across the river.G
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Sierra Madre Easter"  Travel around Chihuahua, Mexico, with host David Yetman and the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum's Jesus Garcia, a native of Mexico. Together they look at how traditions continue for the area's indigenous peoples while new arrivals contribute to Chihuahua's identity in other ways. The first stop is Paquime, site of one of the most sophisticated pre-Columbian cities in northwestern Mexico. D
8:30 am 
Chef John Besh's Family Table   Creamy Anything Cauliflower Soup; Sloppy Joe Sliders; Yogurt Fruit Pops. D
9:00 am 
America's Heartland   Reporter Sarah Gardner rounds up some Texas Longhorn cattle. These cows, however, aren't in the Lone Star State. A Kansas Ranching family changes the color of their cattle to improve the brand. D
9:30 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking with Claus Meyer  "The Rich South"  On the marshlands of the southern part of Jutland, Claus makes a Nordic salad of lamb and Roemoe shrimp with dark rye croutons.G
10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Turkey on the Grill"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make a Simple Grill-Roasted Turkey and serves it with Cranberry Chutney. Next, Chris reveals the Test Kitchen's best tips for taking the temperature of a turkey. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for All Purpose Cleaners in the Equipment Corner. D
10:30 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Entry"  Smith uses the Garden Home Retreat's grand front door and containers filled with herbs to demonstrate the design principle of entry. He also visits a plant in Indiana that has an exceptional recycling system.G
11:00 am 
Song of the Mountains   Sierra Hull & Highway 111. D
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Jack's Big Jump"  Everyone's excited for Jack-Be-Nimble's big jump, when suddenly Jack finds himself able to jump no more. Educational Objective: Emotional Development, Mathematics. D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs/Rainy Day Fight"  Buddy, an adopted T. rex, wishes he knew more about his T. rex ancestors. So, Dad takes him and Tiny on the Dinosaur Train back to the early Cretaceous, to visit an ancestor: an earlier version of Tyrannosaurus rex called Raptorex. Rodney Raptorex is a kid who won't grow up to be as big as Buddy will, but the two boys find that they not only have a lot of differences, they have a lot in common, too. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Race Car Problem/The Big Gig Problem"  The Race Car Problem - Junk Yard/Race Track Stadium. Peg and Cat rebuild their homemade race car, "Hot Buttered Lightnin'," to compete in the Talla-peg-a 20 race. Primary Content: More than, less than; Secondary Content: Solid shapes. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Digging The Deep/Puddle Puzzle"  Digging The Deep - Nick and Sally are exploring how deep they can dig in the sandbox. The Cat arrives to whisk them away to the deepest place he knows - the bottom of the Swirly Whirly Ocean! They meet up with Aurilia the Angler fish who guides them to the very bottom of the ocean floor. Now that they've gone as deep as deep can be, it's off to find the next adventure! Puddle Puzzle - Nick and Sally are excited to jump in the giant puddle in their backyard - but it's gone! Where did it go? With the help of Cat's Seussian camera, they see that the puddle has turned into water vapour. D
2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Seize The Cheese/Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage!"  SEIZE THE CHEESE - It's a beautiful Fall day and Mr. and Mrs. Botsford drag Becky and TJ away from their video game to enjoy a family hike. Dr. Two-Brains is also outside apple picking with his henchmen -- of course his plans involve seizing cheese, as well. Will Becky be able to sneak away from her family and become WordGirl to save the city's cheese? Vocabulary Words: Seize, Savor. D
3:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Winter Carnival"  The McCall area appears to be a winter paradise. But the short days and the long, frigid nights take their toll on even the most enthusiastic recreationalist. So what does an entire community do to fight cabin fever? They throw the biggest winter party in the state. This Outdoor Idaho production showcases some of the interesting and offbeat events of this 10-day party and finds side trips unique to the area and the season.G
3:30 pm 
Dialogue  "FRONTLINE's Michael Kirk"  The former Idahoan has been a part of the investigative documentary series since its beginnings, starting as its first senior producer. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Kirk about his most recent show "League of Denial," which examines whether the NFL covered up the numbers and severity of concussion-related injuries among professional football players. They also talk about his other works for the series.G
4:00 pm 
Infinity Hall Live  "The Bacon Brothers"  The Bacon Brothers may be the best kept secret of the music industry. Michael Bacon is an accomplished cellist and guitarist, as well as an award-winning composer for both film and television. Kevin Bacon - one of the most prolific screen actors of his generation and a Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award winner - is also a talented singer and songwriter. D
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
Foyle's War  "Broken Souls, Part 1"  Foyle plays chess with Josef Novak, a Polish-Jewish psychiatrist at a nearby military mental-health institution where the head of the facility is found murdered. Meanwhile Fred Dawson, a crippled former POW, comes home to find a German prisoner working on his farm. Part 1 of 2G
7:00 pm 
The Bletchley Circle   When Scotland Yard dismisses the women's theories, they realize it is up to them to stop the killer before he takes his next victim. They identify a suspect and use Lucy to lure him into a trap, but the plan goes awry, causing the women to take a different approach. Part 2 of 3G
8:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey (S4 E5)"  Rose's surprise party for Robert risks scandal. Mary meets an old suitor, and Edith gets troubling news. Part 5 of 8G
9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Mystery!  "Sherlock, Series III: His Last Vow"  To Sherlock Holmes, Charles Augustus Magnussen is the Napoleon of blackmail - and the one man he truly hates.G
11:00 pm 
Foyle's War  "Broken Souls, Part 1"  Foyle plays chess with Josef Novak, a Polish-Jewish psychiatrist at a nearby military mental-health institution where the head of the facility is found murdered. Meanwhile Fred Dawson, a crippled former POW, comes home to find a German prisoner working on his farm. Part 1 of 2G
1:00 am 
French In Action  "Genese II"  In a French class in the U.S., teacher and students collaborate on a story to learn French. It will be a story about two young people, an American boy and a French girl, their friends and adventures.G
1:30 am 
French In Action  "Genese III"  In a preview of things to come, our American hero arrives in France and goes through customs.G
2:00 am 
Western Tradition  "The Age of Absolutism"  Exhausted by war and civil strife, many Europeans surrender liberty for the sake of peace and order.G
2:30 am 
Western Tradition  "Absolutism and the Social Contract"  England develops an ideal that governments exist to protect the rights of the governed.G
3:00 am 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Behaving Brain"  Investigates the structure and composition of the brain: how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action.G
3:30 am 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Responsive Brain"  Takes a closer look at how the brain, behavior and environment interact and how the brain's structure and functions are changed by stimulation from the social and physical context.G
4:00 am 
DragonflyTV  "Investigate"  A half-hour of the hottest investigations kicks off the season. D
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "How to Be A Smart Consumer"  Get the most for your money. Join the Biz Kids and you'll explore smart shopping strategies. Learn how to avoid common pitfalls and traps set by savvy marketers and high-pressure salesmen. D
5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Just Because It's Organic (St. Paul, MN)"  Just because it's organic doesn't automatically make it a better option. Author and University of MN Assoc. Professor, Dr. Jeff Gillman helps us become more discerning gardeners as we explore specific examples in a fun and enlightening way. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Snow Runners"  On their way to return some Hispid hares to Asia, the Wild Kratts accidentally lose them in a wintery North American forest. Martin and Chris must use the amazing winter adaptations and strategies of the Snowshoe hare and lynx to locate the hares before it's too late. D
6:00 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking with Andreas Viestad  "To The Lighthouse"  Andreas begins a third season at a lighthouse on the island of Fedje where he makes a colorful soup using local seafood.G
6:30 am 
Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends  "Michael Cimarusti, Day Boat Halibut"  Nick Stellino prepares Veal Chops with Garlic Lemon and Honey Sauce and Broiled Asparagus & Roasted Butternut Squash. Chef Stellino is then joined by Michael Cimarusti from Providence in Los Angeles who demonstrates Day Boat Halibut with Yukon Potatoes and Chive Blossoms. D
7:00 am 
Anywhere, Alaska  "Denali: Mountains and Milestones"  Anywhere, Alaska host Heather Taggard explores Denali Park, Alaska's most famous tourism destination. She hikes into the 6-million acres of the national park back country where she encounters some of the Park's infamous wildlife residents. Taggard continues on to explore historic Talkeetna, the model for Cicely, Alaska-the quirky town featured in the network television show Northern Exposure. D
7:30 am 
Journeys In Africa  "Mikumi: The Gateway to the Southern Circuit"  If there ever was a lost wildlife gem, it would be Mikumi. Here many of the big Twelve live their lives against the backdrop of one of the most scenic parks in Africa. Bill takes a break from the wildlife safari to investigate the huge salt works at the edge of the park and how it may impact future conservation. D
8:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "Waffle Gardening In Santa Fe/Adding Mechanical Dampers to a Forced-Air Heating System"  Roger visits Santa Fe to learn about "waffle gardening," a method of growing vegetables in an arid climate. Richard adds mechanical dampers to a forced-air heating system. Tom shows how to bisect angles. D
8:30 am 
Woodturning Workshop  "Segmented Vessel, Part 1"  Tim introduces you to a turner who has created his own unique software to help him design segmented vessels. Then he joins master woodturner Bob Hawks at his shop, where he shows you how to measure, cut and glue up the wood for a segmented bowl (Part 1 of 2). Then a special treat as Tim shares with you some of his favorite turnings from the American Association of Woodturners annual symposium. D
9:00 am 
GardenSMART   Join GardenSMART as we take you on a garden tour that features some of the finest and most exquisite gardens. It's not only a feast for the eyes but a real learning experience as well. We enjoyed it and think you will too. D
9:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Stripes"  Katie and the Workshop crew throw a kid's party with bright pennant banners, a striped tabletop and a flower pinata. Create treats that the kids will love: pizza roll-ups and flavored popcorn. D
10:00 am 
It's Sew Easy  "Altering Patterns"  This season is all about changing or altering, beginning with patterns. Don't be limited by what's in the pattern envelope, simple steps can change a pattern to fit personality and size. Londa Rohlfing starts out with easy flat pattern alterations and adding a cowl neck to a simple top for elegant draping. D
10:30 am 
Landscapes Through Time with David Dunlop  "The Transcendent Landscapes of George Inness, Montclair, NJ"  In this program David Dunlop firsts visits the George Inness room at the Montclair Art Museum and explores the evolution of Inness's paintings and his philosophy. George Inness (1825-1894) was inspired by the classical landscape painters, especially the classic 17th century French artist Claude Lorrain, considered the father of landscape painting. David then sets up his easel on the hillside in Montclair, NJ and demonstrates the techniques of Inness, his quest for a union of spirituality and paint, his reliance on ambiguity, his sources of inspiration and his enduring influence in the world of art. D
11:00 am 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "The Midlands - Athlone and Mullingar"  NULL
11:30 am 
Rachel's Favorite Food for Living  "Sunday Lunch"  A friend invites Rachel Allen to cook a "grown-up" Sunday lunch, which includes slow-cooked shoulder of lamb and piperonata (peppers and onions), broccoli with garlic and lemon, chocolate amoretti cake. D
12:00 pm 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "The Census: Who We Think We Are"  Every 10 years, American citizens get a new view of who they are. In this workshop, a selection of Census forms over the past 200 years shows how categories of race and ethnicity not only reflect, but can shape and sometimes obscure, America's ideas of racial identity. Onscreen participants attempt to "find" themselves in evolving racial categorizations from 1830 to 1990 and, using recent Census results, formulate appropriation priorities for a Midwestern community.G
1:00 pm 
French In Action  "Genese II"  In a French class in the U.S., teacher and students collaborate on a story to learn French. It will be a story about two young people, an American boy and a French girl, their friends and adventures.G
1:30 pm 
French In Action  "Genese III"  In a preview of things to come, our American hero arrives in France and goes through customs.G
2:00 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Age of Absolutism"  Exhausted by war and civil strife, many Europeans surrender liberty for the sake of peace and order.G
2:30 pm 
Western Tradition  "Absolutism and the Social Contract"  England develops an ideal that governments exist to protect the rights of the governed.G
3:00 pm 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Behaving Brain"  Investigates the structure and composition of the brain: how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action.G
3:30 pm 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Responsive Brain"  Takes a closer look at how the brain, behavior and environment interact and how the brain's structure and functions are changed by stimulation from the social and physical context.G
4:00 pm 
DragonflyTV  "Investigate"  A half-hour of the hottest investigations kicks off the season. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "How to Be A Smart Consumer"  Get the most for your money. Join the Biz Kids and you'll explore smart shopping strategies. Learn how to avoid common pitfalls and traps set by savvy marketers and high-pressure salesmen. D
5:00 pm 
Wishbone  "Digging Up The Past"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Dr.Thelma Brown comes back to visit her childhood home and takes the kids on a dig for a long-lost time capsule. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Blowin' in the Wind"  Hacker pursues a career as a singing idol and goes on tour, leaving behind a book that contains the secret to curing Motherboard's virus, buried in the windiest place on the Northern Frontier. Slider and the CyberSquad are determined to find it.but to do so they must discover how to measure wind speeds in different places so they can compare them. D
6:00 pm 
It's Sew Easy  "Altering Patterns"  This season is all about changing or altering, beginning with patterns. Don't be limited by what's in the pattern envelope, simple steps can change a pattern to fit personality and size. Londa Rohlfing starts out with easy flat pattern alterations and adding a cowl neck to a simple top for elegant draping. D
6:30 pm 
Landscapes Through Time with David Dunlop  "The Transcendent Landscapes of George Inness, Montclair, NJ"  In this program David Dunlop firsts visits the George Inness room at the Montclair Art Museum and explores the evolution of Inness's paintings and his philosophy. George Inness (1825-1894) was inspired by the classical landscape painters, especially the classic 17th century French artist Claude Lorrain, considered the father of landscape painting. David then sets up his easel on the hillside in Montclair, NJ and demonstrates the techniques of Inness, his quest for a union of spirituality and paint, his reliance on ambiguity, his sources of inspiration and his enduring influence in the world of art. D
7:00 pm 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "Halibut with a Kick & Aristocratic Risotto"  Chef Stellino is all about the details of simple techniques and his teaching style shines with brilliance in this episode, inspiring people to enjoy life with fabulous recipes and simple techniques. Nick visits the fish monger and the green grocer and prepares Halibut with Tequila & Jalapeno Pepper Sauce and Risotto with Zucchini, Goat Cheese & Prosciutto. D
7:30 pm 
Chef's Life  "Strawberry Stay at Home"  Vivian and Ben rebuild their restaurant against the backdrop of the Southern harbinger of spring, the strawberry. Their twins go on their first strawberry-picking excursion, and Vivian and a friend develop a recipe for coconut cornbread strawberry shortcake with basil whipped cream. D
8:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Waffle Gardening In Santa Fe/Adding Mechanical Dampers to a Forced-Air Heating System"  Roger visits Santa Fe to learn about "waffle gardening," a method of growing vegetables in an arid climate. Richard adds mechanical dampers to a forced-air heating system. Tom shows how to bisect angles. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Athens and Side Trips"  Rick tours the must-sees of ancient Athens, then takes the fast-paced pulse of the modern city. On side trips, he visits the ruins of the mystical oracle at Delphi and takes a fast boat to the traffic-free island of Hydra.G
9:00 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Nova Scotia & Newfoundland"  NULL
9:30 pm 
Lidia's Italy In America  "From Walken's Bakery to Scialo's Bakery"  These recipes are a sweet way to end any meal. Lidia makes Boston Cream Cupcakes, Almond Pine Nut Cookies and Lemon Granita. She then heads to Scialo's Bakery, where she was inspired to create her own Boston Cream Cupcake recipe. D
10:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Thrill of the Grill"  NULL
10:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "School Lunch with a Mexican Twist"  The same foods that parents pack into a hearty school lunch in Mexico are perfect for school lunchtime in America. These dishes are so tasty and filling, even grownups will want to take them to work! Street-Style Cut-Up Fruits and Vegetables; Ham and Cheese Torta Sandwiches; Juju's Birthday Cake (with a Brownie Twist). D
11:00 pm 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "The Midlands - Athlone and Mullingar"  NULL
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Athens and Side Trips"  Rick tours the must-sees of ancient Athens, then takes the fast-paced pulse of the modern city. On side trips, he visits the ruins of the mystical oracle at Delphi and takes a fast boat to the traffic-free island of Hydra.G
1:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
2:00 am 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Microsoft makes it official and names insider Satya Nadella as the company's new CEO. Is this the fresh start investors have been looking for? And, stocks have taken a beating this year leaving many to wonder if there's value to be found in some of the biggest of the blue chips. D
2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Tribute: Philip Seymour Hoffman. D
3:00 am 
Pioneers In Aviation: The Race to the Moon  "The Race to the Moon"  "The Race to the Moon" documents the era of the 1950s and 1960s, as post-war America finds itself locked in an ideological struggle with the Soviet Union-an adversary whose philosophy promised the destruction of capitalism. In 1957, the Soviet launch of Sputnik suddenly shifted the Cold War battlefield to space and heralded the decade-long Race to the Moon. As did his predecessors, President Kennedy turns to the captains of his Aviation Industry-now in the autumn of their years-with the century's greatest aerospace challenge. D
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Edwin Smith (USC Law Professor)/Bela Fleck (musician). D
5:00 am 
Asian Voices   NULL
5:30 am 
6:00 am 
Independent Lens  "The Graduates"  This two-part special examines the many roots of the Latino dropout crisis through the eyes of six inspiring young students who are part of an ongoing effort to increase graduation rates for a growing Latino population. These student profiles offer a first-hand perspective on the challenges facing many Latino high school students, including over-crowded schools, crime-ridden neighborhoods, teen pregnancy and pressure to contribute to the family finances. D
7:00 am 
America ReFramed  "The New Public"  The New Public follows the lives of the ambitious educators and lively students of Bed Stuy's new Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (BCAM) over the course of the founding year, with the filmmakers returning three years later to again document the senior year of that first graduating class. Beginning in August 2006, just days before BCAM will open its doors for the first time. Dr. James O'Brien, former D.J. D
9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Yellowstone In Winter"  (HAS BEEN UPDATED; SEE #1208) Perhaps nowhere in the world are the contrasting images of nature so sharply etched as in Yellowstone in the Winter. In interviews with scientists and conservationists, Outdoor Idaho takes the pulse of the planet's first national park, a testing ground for new ideas. And meet an author/photographer who, for twenty years, has made Yellow- stone his home. D
10:30 am 
Dialogue  "FRONTLINE's Michael Kirk"  The former Idahoan has been a part of the investigative documentary series since its beginnings, starting as its first senior producer. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Kirk about his most recent show "League of Denial," which examines whether the NFL covered up the numbers and severity of concussion-related injuries among professional football players. They also talk about his other works for the series.G
11:00 am 
Asian Voices   NULL
11:30 am 
12:00 pm 
Independent Lens  "The Graduates"  This two-part special examines the many roots of the Latino dropout crisis through the eyes of six inspiring young students who are part of an ongoing effort to increase graduation rates for a growing Latino population. These student profiles offer a first-hand perspective on the challenges facing many Latino high school students, including over-crowded schools, crime-ridden neighborhoods, teen pregnancy and pressure to contribute to the family finances. D
1:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "The New Public"  The New Public follows the lives of the ambitious educators and lively students of Bed Stuy's new Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (BCAM) over the course of the founding year, with the filmmakers returning three years later to again document the senior year of that first graduating class. Beginning in August 2006, just days before BCAM will open its doors for the first time. Dr. James O'Brien, former D.J. D
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
5:00 pm 
POV  "American Promise"  Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson, middle-class African-American parents in Brooklyn, New York, turn their cameras on their son, Idris, and his best friend, Seun, who are making their way through a prestigious private school. For 13 years, they chronicle the boys at Manhattan's Dalton School while presenting complicated truths about America's struggle to come of age on issues of race, class and opportunity.G
7:00 pm 
Our Time Is Now   OUR TIME IS NOW is a coming-of-age documentary following six New Mexico teenagers as they strive to finish high school, wrestle with personal challenges, and pursue their dreams. D
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, snowstorms put some hiring on hold in January. So what's the real cost of the winter cold to the economy? And, CVS will stop selling cigarettes, losing about $2 billion in sales annually. Will the company's short-term pain turn into long-term gain?. D
9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Paris City Guide 2"  Justine strolls through the Luxembourg Gardens, discovers eclectic artwork, and uncovers culinary secrets at the Cordon Bleu. Meanwhile Adela wanders through the Musee d'Orsay, chats with British designer Vivienne Westwood at the couture shows, and tours the Palace of Versailles.G

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